Snakes Alive and the Preacher Goes Free [Video]

Snakes Alive and the Preacher Goes Free  [Video]

Snakes alive! Snake handling is still practiced in the hills of Appalachia.  Nestled into the nooks and crannies of everyday life, some small Pentecostal churches practice their beliefs in a blood curdling way.  Rattlesnakes and copperheads take center stage in the worship service of these devout Christians.  Recently, the capture of over 50 snakes made […]

Monster Snakes Threaten Ecosystem and Humans in Florida

Monster Snakes Threaten Ecosystem and Humans in Florida

Most people know that Florida has a history of invasive reptile species. Until recently, researchers have noticed that monster snakes, that are larger and more aggressive than the Burmese python, are threatening the ecosystem and possibly humans in Florida. The potentially dangerous snake is known as the African Rock python. Florida scientists are calling the […]